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COVID-19 UPDATE:  Due to the escalating COVID-19 situation in New York, GSI is moving to an online-only format for Summer 2020. Please visit our COVID-19 Update page for details before submitting your GSI application.

Global Summer Institute (GSI) offers students from all over the globe a chance to study at Stony Brook University during the summer session in a variety of academic programs.  We welcome short-term language and cultural learners, as well as new international students planning to continue at Stony Brook for their undergraduate and graduate studies.  Beyond academics, GSI engages international students in activities and excursions to immerse them in them culture of New York City and Long Island while making new friends from around the world.  We look forward to welcoming you this summer!